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Synonyms for process
ˈprɒs ɛs; esp. Brit. ˈproʊ sɛs; ˈprɒs ɛs ɪz, -ə sɪz, -əˌsiz; esp. Brit. ˈp

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. procedure, process(noun)

    a particular course of action intended to achieve a result

    "the procedure of obtaining a driver's license"; "it was a process of trial and error"

    Synonyms:
    unconscious process, cognitive operation, cognitive process, operation, function, subprogram, procedure, mental process, physical process, subroutine, outgrowth, appendage, summons, routine

  2. process, cognitive process, mental process, operation, cognitive operation(noun)

    (psychology) the performance of some composite cognitive activity; an operation that affects mental contents

    "the process of thinking"; "the cognitive operation of remembering"

    Synonyms:
    surgery, mathematical operation, summons, functioning, surgical operation, cognitive operation, performance, physical process, mathematical process, procedure, outgrowth, operation, military operation, cognitive process, unconscious process, surgical procedure, mental process, appendage, surgical process

  3. summons, process(noun)

    a writ issued by authority of law; usually compels the defendant's attendance in a civil suit; failure to appear results in a default judgment against the defendant

    Synonyms:
    bidding, unconscious process, cognitive operation, cognitive process, operation, procedure, mental process, physical process, outgrowth, appendage, summons

  4. process, unconscious process(noun)

    a mental process that you are not directly aware of

    "the process of denial"

    Synonyms:
    unconscious process, cognitive operation, cognitive process, operation, outgrowth, procedure, summons, physical process, mental process, appendage

  5. process, outgrowth, appendage(noun)

    a natural prolongation or projection from a part of an organism either animal or plant

    "a bony process"

    Synonyms:
    cognitive operation, emergence, procedure, offshoot, growth, physical process, extremity, cognitive process, outgrowth, member, operation, summons, offset, unconscious process, branch, mental process, appendage

  6. process, physical process(verb)

    a sustained phenomenon or one marked by gradual changes through a series of states

    "events now in process"; "the process of calcification begins later for boys than for girls"

    Synonyms:
    unconscious process, cognitive operation, cognitive process, operation, outgrowth, procedure, summons, physical process, mental process, appendage

  7. process, treat(verb)

    subject to a process or treatment, with the aim of readying for some purpose, improving, or remedying a condition

    "process cheese"; "process hair"; "treat the water so it can be drunk"; "treat the lawn with chemicals" ; "treat an oil spill"

    Synonyms:
    serve, litigate, march, cover, do by, care for, handle, plow, work, action, work on, treat, address, regale, sue, swear out, deal

  8. process(verb)

    deal with in a routine way

    "I'll handle that one"; "process a loan"; "process the applicants"

    Synonyms:
    work on, action, swear out, serve, march, treat, work, sue, litigate

  9. process(verb)

    perform mathematical and logical operations on (data) according to programmed instructions in order to obtain the required information

    "The results of the elections were still being processed when he gave his acceptance speech"

    Synonyms:
    work on, action, swear out, serve, march, treat, work, sue, litigate

  10. action, sue, litigate, process(verb)

    institute legal proceedings against; file a suit against

    "He was warned that the district attorney would process him"; "She actioned the company for discrimination"

    Synonyms:
    action, accomplish, execute, work, serve, carry through, swear out, fulfil, work on, carry out, sue, treat, march, fulfill, litigate

  11. march, process(verb)

    march in a procession

    "They processed into the dining room"

    Synonyms:
    serve, demonstrate, abut, litigate, march, work on, edge, butt against, work, parade, border, action, butt, treat, adjoin, exhibit, sue, swear out, butt on

  12. work, work on, process(verb)

    shape, form, or improve a material

    "work stone into tools"; "process iron"; "work the metal"

    Synonyms:
    knead, turn, operate, act, shape, bring, work out, run, function, put to work, litigate, treat, forge, lick, work at, solve, march, make, swear out, figure out, form, mould, sour, work, action, exploit, go, play, sue, do work, make for, mold, puzzle out, act upon, crop, exercise, ferment, influence, work on, serve, wreak, cultivate

  13. serve, process, swear out(verb)

    deliver a warrant or summons to someone

    "He was processed by the sheriff"

    Synonyms:
    serve, litigate, march, help, dish up, work, answer, dish out, function, attend to, action, suffice, attend, sue, service, work on, treat, assist, serve up, wait on, serve well, swear out, dish, do

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. process

    Motion is change of place or position in space; transition is a passing from one point or position in space to another. Motion may be either abstract or concrete, more frequently the former; movement is always concrete, that is, considered in connection with the thing that moves or is moved; thus, we speak of the movements of the planets, but of the laws of planetary motion; of military movements, but of perpetual motion. Move is used chiefly of contests or competition, as in chess or politics; as, it is your move; a shrewd move of the opposition. Action is a more comprehensive word than motion. We now rarely speak of mental or spiritual motions, but rather of mental or spiritual acts or processes, or of the laws of mental action, but a formal proposal of action in a deliberative assembly is termed a motion. Compare ACT.

    Synonyms:
    act, action, change, change, motion, move, movement, passage, transit, transition

    Antonyms:
    immobility, quiescence, quiet, repose, rest, stillness

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. process(n.)

    Synonyms:
    course, progress

  2. process(n.)

    Synonyms:
    operation, procedure, proceeding, action, performance, step, transaction, measure, conduct, management, series of measures, mode of operation

  3. process(n.)

    Synonyms:
    (Law.) suit, trial, action, case

  4. process(n.)

    Synonyms:
    (Anat.) projection, protuberance

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How to use process in a sentence?

  1. Nicolas Driesen:

    Good 5G coverage worldwide normally requires five times more towers, but here the rules vary from a city to another, making the whole process very complicated.

  2. Oliver Weisberg:

    We're very excited to once again host this legendary night of music, and are especially proud of the impact it will have on our Brooklyn community through the creation of local jobs, we deeply appreciate the support and advice of state and local government officials, as well as our internal management and team of medical experts, all of whom have been working hard to ensure the health and safety of everyone involved, and we will continue to closely follow their guidance throughout every step of the planning process with our partners at ViacomCBS.

  3. Ivan Alcantara:

    So many people are coming forward with allegations, did she sue, like the couple from Colorado? Were not going to address every single story that people tell about getting sick at Bahia Principe hotels. Well address them in a legal arena when someone sues, like the Colorado couple did. The litigation process will try to find if there was negligence on the part of the hotel, and then a judge would have to make a decision.

  4. President Trump:

    Take the guns first. Go through due process second, i like taking the guns early.

  5. Richard McLaren:

    The process by which those decisions were made, who made them, why did they make them and why did other cities not get selected, needs to be investigated.


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